Stephen G. Terrell Recreation Center

Inspiring healthy lifestyles, Stephen G. Terrell Recreation Center provides 149,000 square feet of diverse fitness, recreational and leisurely activities for all ages. Enhance your fitness routine with the center’s top-of-the-line equipment, unique amenities and high-tech features.

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Membership & Day Passes

Read our Membership FAQs

Terrell Recreation Center is open to Charter Members only from Jan 14-28. The center is also open to tour with staff and enroll in General Membership. General Membership and Day Pass access is available beginning Jan 29.

More information on membership

  • Enrollment fee: A one-time enrollment fee for memberships ($75 for residents and non-residents). Enrollment fee will be waived for active military personnel and veterans.
  • Ford Pool Membership is included with monthly membership to STRC.
  • For an additional $10 per month: Upgrade any STRC membership to include access to Don Rodenbaugh Aquatics Center.


  • Reduced rates on programs, events & kid camps
  • Membership to Ford Pool, end of May through mid-September
  • Unlimited Group Exercise Classes
  • Open play on the courts
  • Reduced rates on batting cage rentals
  • Special birthday party package rates
  • Convenient, automatic billing

Monthly Membership*

Allen ResidentsNon-Residents
ADULT (Age 18-59)$58$81
YOUTH (Age 3-17)$35$49
SENIOR (Age 60+)$35$49

Day Pass*

Allen ResidentsNon-Residents
ADULT (Age 18-59)$12$17
YOUTH (Age 3-17)$9$13
SENIOR (Age 60+)$9$13
Groups of 15 or more$8 (cost per each member of group)$8 (cost per each member of group)

*Resident rates are for those who own a home, business or are employed by a business that pays property taxes to the City of Allen. Proof of residency, ownership or employment in Allen is required.

Facility Amenities

Allen residents prioritized key features of the fitness center through public meetings, workshops and online surveys. A complete list of amenities is available in our STRC Guide.


An indoor adventure track with both flat and inclined options
Robust group exercise class schedule
Fitness floor (including outdoor fitness deck) with free weights, weight machines and high-tech cardio equipment
Indoor play spaces to engage younger users
Playroom with supervision for kids age 3 months to 9 years
Catering kitchen
Personal training
Multi-sport courts for basketball, volleyball and pickleball open play
Programs for sports, fitness, arts and crafts, and education
Treehouse party room and multiple rental spaces for your next event
Batting cages and athletic turf zone

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Strength Training Area

Strength training area

Multi-Use Court

Multi-use court at STRC

Indoor Track & Adventure Track

Indoor track and adventure track

Outdoor Fitness Deck

Outdoor fitness deck

Digital Render of Indoor Playground (Opening February 2024)

Job Opportunities

Join the fun, creative team making this recreation center possible. Read about the positions available and apply easily today.

Interested in leading a program, camp or class at Stephen G. Terrell Recreation Center?
Whether you lead sports, arts and crafts, STEAM, tech education, and/or fitness programming, we want to hear from you! Tell our team about your programs today.

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Contact Terrell Recreation Center

1680 W. Exchange Parkway, Allen, TX 75013
Phone: 972.678.5100
Operating hours: View facility hours